Thursday 28 January
    Completed Match between Carlton and Collingwood
    Friday 29 January
    Completed Match between St Kilda and Western Bulldogs
    Saturday 30 January
    Completed Match between Gold Coast Suns and Melbourne
    Saturday 30 January
    Completed Match between West Coast Eagles and Adelaide Crows
    Sunday 31 January
    Completed Match between Geelong Cats and Kangaroos
    Sunday 31 January
    Completed Match between Richmond and Brisbane Lions
    Sunday 31 January
    Completed Match between Fremantle and GWS Giants
    Friday 5 February
    Completed Match between Western Bulldogs and Carlton
    Saturday 6 February
    Completed Match between Collingwood and Geelong Cats
    Saturday 6 February
    Completed Match between Melbourne and Richmond
    Sunday 7 February
    Completed Match between Kangaroos and St Kilda
    Sunday 7 February
    Completed Match between Brisbane Lions and Gold Coast Suns
    Sunday 7 February
    Completed Match between GWS Giants and Adelaide Crows
    Sunday 7 February
    Completed Match between Fremantle and West Coast Eagles
    Friday 12 February
    Completed Match between Geelong Cats and Western Bulldogs
    Saturday 13 February
    Completed Match between GWS Giants and Gold Coast Suns
    Saturday 13 February
    Completed Match between St Kilda and Carlton
    Saturday 13 February
    Completed Match between Melbourne and Kangaroos
    Sunday 14 February
    Completed Match between Adelaide Crows and Fremantle
    Sunday 14 February
    Completed Match between Richmond and Collingwood
    Monday 15 February
    Completed Match between Brisbane Lions and West Coast Eagles
    Friday 19 February
    Completed Match between St Kilda and Geelong Cats
    Saturday 20 February
    Completed Match between Carlton and Richmond
    Saturday 20 February
    Completed Match between Fremantle and Gold Coast Suns
    Saturday 20 February
    Completed Match between Kangaroos and Collingwood
    Sunday 21 February
    Completed Match between Brisbane Lions and Adelaide Crows
    Sunday 21 February
    Completed Match between Western Bulldogs and Melbourne
    Sunday 21 February
    Completed Match between GWS Giants and West Coast Eagles
    Friday 26 February
    Completed Match between Geelong Cats and Richmond
    Saturday 27 February
    Completed Match between Western Bulldogs and GWS Giants
    Saturday 27 February
    Completed Match between Fremantle and Brisbane Lions
    Saturday 27 February
    Completed Match between Kangaroos and Carlton
    Sunday 28 February
    Completed Match between Adelaide Crows and St Kilda
    Sunday 28 February
    Completed Match between Collingwood and Melbourne
    Sunday 28 February
    Completed Match between West Coast Eagles and Gold Coast Suns
    Friday 5 March
    Completed Match between Richmond and Kangaroos
    Saturday 6 March
    Upcoming Match between GWS Giants and Brisbane Lions
    Saturday 6 March
    Upcoming Match between Adelaide Crows and Gold Coast Suns
    Saturday 6 March
    Upcoming Match between Melbourne and St Kilda
    Sunday 7 March
    Upcoming Match between Carlton and Geelong Cats
    Sunday 7 March
    Upcoming Match between Collingwood and Western Bulldogs
    Sunday 7 March
    Upcoming Match between West Coast Eagles and Fremantle
    Friday 12 March
    Upcoming Match between Gold Coast Suns and Richmond
    Saturday 13 March
    Upcoming Match between St Kilda and GWS Giants
    Saturday 13 March
    Upcoming Match between Kangaroos and Western Bulldogs
    Saturday 13 March
    Upcoming Match between Melbourne and Adelaide Crows
    Sunday 14 March
    Upcoming Match between Carlton and Fremantle
    Sunday 14 March
    Upcoming Match between Brisbane Lions and Collingwood
    Sunday 14 March
    Upcoming Match between West Coast Eagles and Geelong Cats
    Friday 19 March
    Upcoming Match between Gold Coast Suns and Carlton
    Saturday 20 March
    Upcoming Match between Geelong Cats and GWS Giants
    Saturday 20 March
    Upcoming Match between Collingwood and St Kilda
    Saturday 20 March
    Upcoming Match between Brisbane Lions and Kangaroos
    Sunday 21 March
    Upcoming Match between Richmond and West Coast Eagles
    Sunday 21 March
    Upcoming Match between Adelaide Crows and Western Bulldogs
    Sunday 21 March
    Upcoming Match between Fremantle and Melbourne
    Friday 26 March
    Upcoming Match between Western Bulldogs and Richmond
    Saturday 27 March
    Upcoming Match between Kangaroos and Fremantle
    Saturday 27 March
    Upcoming Match between Melbourne and Brisbane Lions
    Saturday 27 March
    Upcoming Match between Gold Coast Suns and Geelong Cats
    Sunday 28 March
    Upcoming Match between Adelaide Crows and Collingwood
    Sunday 28 March
    Upcoming Match between GWS Giants and Carlton
    Sunday 28 March
    Upcoming Match between West Coast Eagles and St Kilda

Round 2 Sunday 16 February

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    Match report: Lions stay perfect thanks to second-half surge

    BRISBANE spearhead Jesse Wardlaw announced herself to the rest of the NAB AFL Women's competition on Sunday, booting three goals in the Lions' 19-point win over Geelong.

    The 20-year-old forward made the most of Brisbane's inside 50 dominance (39-14) to propel her side to a 6.3 (39) to 3.2 (20) come-from-behind victory at GMHBA Stadium.

    LIONS RUN DOWN CATS Full match coverage and stats

    Tawhiao-Wardlaw sells some candy and banks her second

    00:37 Feb 16. 2020. 2:16 PM

    Brisbane forward Jesse Tawhiao-Wardlaw with some fancy moves to keep the Lions in the hunt

    Despite leading by 11 points at half-time, the Cats were swamped around the contest after the main break to fall to their second successive loss to start the season.

    Brisbane midfielders Emily Bates (22 disposals) and Sophie Conway (15 disposals, eight tackles) wore down their younger Cats opponents as the Lions reclaimed top spot in Conference A.

    AFLW Match Highlights: Geelong v Brisbane

    05:01 Feb 16. 2020. 3:08 PM

    The Cats and Lions clash in Round 2 of the AFLW



    The Lions kicked five unanswered goals in the second half, including three in the third term as they smashed the Cats around clearances (10-3).

    Geelong teenagers Nina Morrison (18 disposals), Olivia Purcell (two goals) and Millie Brown (18 disposals) held their own in front of 5567 fans for the Cats' first home game of the season.

    Purcell pinches a pair

    00:33 Feb 16. 2020. 1:40 PM

    Cats midfield star Olivia Purcell has bagged an early double as Geelong pushes further in front


    Wardlaw and Brown enjoyed a fascinating battle, however the Cats' father-daughter draftee offered plenty of run off half-back as her opponent kicked three goals.

    Wardlaw, in her second year of AFLW, offered the spark in the front half as the Lions missed Jess Wuetschner who continues to recover from a lightning strike suffered in January.

    Lions tall Dakota Davidson marked her first AFLW goal in style, side-stepping her Geelong opponent and kicking truly before taking off on a soccer-like celebration late in the third term.

    The Cats attempted to address their -35 inside 50 from round one during the week but again struggled to convert entries and failed to take a mark inside 50 for the entire match.

    Blink and you missed it
    Dakota Davidson enjoyed every bit of her first AFLW goal. Collecting the ball just inside 50m, the first-year tall side-stepped her Geelong opponent and kicked on the run from 40m. She then took off with a extravagant celebration to give her team a spark just before three-quarter time.

    Davidson celebrates after turning crumbs into candy

    00:40 Feb 16. 2020. 2:33 PM

    Dakota Davidson scores one of the goals of the year as the Lions leap head in the battle of the felines

    Who's that?
    Mature-age Brisbane recruit Cathy Svarc stood up when the game was on the line late, taking three crucial marks to repel the Cats' attacks. The 28-year-old, who has only played football for two years, is one of the Lions' best runners and was thrown into the midfield in the final term.

    One to watch
    Third in last year's NAB AFLW Rising Star, Cat Olivia Purcell looks ready to take the next step as an elite midfielder in 2020. The 19-year-old collected 27 disposals last week and had two goals and 12 touches in the first half on Sunday before the bigger Lions' midfielders took control of proceedings. 

    Purcell pounces for Cats' first points

    00:28 Feb 16. 2020. 1:28 PM

    Olivia Purcell reads the bounce well and snaps a great goal for Geelong

    Injury blow
    The Cats suffered a further blow in the opening term when midfielder Denby Taylor sustained a nasty ankle injury. The 19-year-old was attacking a loose ball when her right leg got stuck under Brisbane opponent Sophie Conway. She was later spotted on crutches post-match.

    Cat Taylor's day done with ankle injury

    00:24 Feb 16. 2020. 1:34 PM

    Denby Taylor suffers a right ankle injury in a tackle that ended her involvement in the clash with the Lions

    Say what?
    "We just struggled to connect with the ball from forward of midfield (after half time). We weren't able to retain possession in the front half and credit to Brisbane, they really took some of our run away from us." - Geelong coach Paul Hood 

    "The players we've recruited this year are athletic beasts. Our forward line is a lot more dynamic and we have players all over the ground who thrive on hard work." - Brisbane midfielder Emily Bates

    What’s next?
    The Cats face reigning premier Adelaide at GMHBA Stadium on Sunday in the twilight slot of 5.10pm AEDT. The Suns travel down the highway to Metricon Stadium to tackle Gold Coast in the inaugural NAB AFL Women's QClash.

    GEELONG        2.1       3.1       3.1       3.2 (20)
    BRISBANE      
    1.0       1.2       4.3       6.3 (39)

    GOALS
    Geelong:
     Purcell 2, Higgins
    Brisbane: Wardlaw 3, Conway, Davidson, Bodey

    BEST 
    Geelong:
     Purcell, Brown, Morrison, Webster, McDonald
    Brisbane: Conway, Bates, Wardlaw, Anderson, Bodey, Moloney

    INJURIES 
    Geelong:
     Taylor (ankle)
    Brisbane: Nil

    Reports: Nil

    Crowd: 5567 at GMHBA Stadium

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